|Author:||Taylor, John, 1580-1653.|
|Title:||Taylors pastorall being both historicall and satyricall: or the noble antiquitie of shepheards, with the profitable vse of sheepe: with a small touch of a scabbed sheepe, and a caueat against that infection.|
|Publication info:||Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2012 November (TCP phase 2)
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Taylors pastorall being both historicall and satyricall: or the noble antiquitie of shepheards, with the profitable vse of sheepe: with a small touch of a scabbed sheepe, and a caueat against that infection.
Taylor, John, 1580-1653.
Printed at London: By G[eorge] P[urslowe] for Henrie Gosson, and are to be sold at Edward Wrights shop neere Christs Church Gate, 1624.
|Alternate titles:||Taylors pastorall Noble antiquitie of shepheards.|
Dedication signed: Iohn Taylor.
Printer's name from STC.
The first leaf is blank.
With a title-page woodcut.
Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.
Sheep -- England -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800.
Wool -- England -- Poetry -- Early works to 1800.
TO THE RIGHT VVORSHIPFVLL IVDI∣CIOVS AND TRVLY GENE∣rous, my well approued good friend Mr. THOMAS DOVE, Archdeacon of Northamp∣ton, the accomplishment of his worthy desires Temporall and Eternall.
All those that will not read this plaine Epistle, Lay downe the Booke, on Gods Name, and goe whistle.
Taylors Pastorall, being both Historicall and Satyricall.
A. E. I. O. V. two Anagrams of the fiue vowels, the one serues for the glorious name of God, and the other in the Spanish tongue is a Sheepe, which name the Prophet Esay doth figuratiuely or mystically call our Creator IEOVA, or IEHOVAH, OVEIA, is a Sheepe.
These good deeds following were done by others of the said Company, who were not Lord Maiors.